Menu
R-Group wins Perth stadium contract

R-Group wins Perth stadium contract

The firm will provide network infrastructure for the Perth Rectangular stadium

Communications firm R-Group has won the networking infrastructure contract for the $95 million first stage of Perth Rectangular stadium.

The Department of Sport and Recreation have today announced R-Group as the winner of the tender for the first stage of the local area network supply and installation.

The tender will see R-Group provide a fully functional LAN to support digital signage, point of sales, AV and a secure Internet firewall, and 24-hour support for all the infrastructure installed.

R-Group’s Senior Project Manager, Richard Bone, said R-Group was delighted to win this contract with the purpose-built stadium for rectangular sports.

“Our win for this tender has come off the back of our experience from the work we did on the Perth Arena project and regional large scale information and communications projects," he said.

“On the Perth Arena contract we were responsible for providing a similar setup,” Bone said.

The $95.14 million stage 1 redevelopment of the facility is now complete.

The redevelopment included a covered eastern grandstand complete with new food, beverage and toilet facilities, a 250-seat barbecue terrace and seating for approximately 420 patrons in open corporate boxes.

A new uncovered permanent southern stand, two large video replay boards, a new whole-of-stadium PA system, CCTV surveillance system and new pitch lighting are also completed.

Capacity of the stadium is now approximately 20,500.

Follow Us

Join the ARN newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

Tags perth rectangular stadiumDepartment of Sport and RecreationRichard BoneR-group

Slideshows

IN PICTURES: Mitel A/NZ Channel event Sydney (+23 photos)

IN PICTURES: Mitel A/NZ Channel event Sydney (+23 photos)

Unified communications company, Mitel, invited its top 30 partners in A/NZ to the Intercontinental Hotel in Sydney’s Double Bay. This is the first time the broader A/NZ Mitel channel community have been together since the company re-branding back in October 2014, post Aastra acquisition. ARN received an invite to join attendees for drinks and canapés on the hotel rooftop as Mitel and its partners toasted their recent success.

IN PICTURES: Mitel A/NZ Channel event Sydney (+23 photos)
IN PICTURES: ARN Emerging Leaders Think Tank, Sydney (+40 photos)

IN PICTURES: ARN Emerging Leaders Think Tank, Sydney (+40 photos)

Twenty-one industry leaders came together with ARN staff for an Emerging Leaders Think Tank, held at The Bottle Shop in Sydney​. The aim of the planning session was to develop a compelling program for high potential leaders in the Australian ICT industry.​ Over two hours of strong debate a core line of thought evolved which will form the basis of the Emerging Leaders Forum to be held on May 17 in Sydney. Photos by MARIA STEFINA.

IN PICTURES: ARN Emerging Leaders Think Tank, Sydney (+40 photos)

iasset.com is a channel management ecosystem that automates all major aspects of the entire sales, marketing and service process, including data tracking, integrated learning, knowledge management and product lifecycle management.

Show Comments